Visalia police now say attempted kidnapping never happened

June 19, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Police in the South Valley say a man they thought was responsible for an attempted kidnapping did nothing wrong. Detectives say a sixteen -year old girl had claimed the man tried to get her into his car on Coppola near University Avenue in Visalia.But the man went to the police station Friday -- and spoke to the detective in charge of the case.

The detective then talked to the girl's family and discovered the attempted kidnapping was unfounded.